Commercial Crimes Unit detain suspects for possession of counterfeit goods

Commercial Crimes Unit detain suspects for possession of counterfeit goods
Commercial Crimes Unit detain suspects for possession of counterfeit goods. Image source: SAPS

Police members attached to the Western Cape Commercial Crimes unit pursued information pertaining a premises used to manufacture counterfeit goods in Brackenfell. The members prepared an application for a search warrant, which was presented to the Senior Public Prosecutor and ultimately approved by the Magistrate for execution.

On Thursday, 14 September 2023 the police members executed the search warrant when they entered a local business premises in Fourie Street, Brackenfell. They confiscated 67 branded and 50 unbranded Springbok jersey’s, 513 cuffs and collars and 7 working stations. They arrested and detained two females aged 25 and 47 on a charge of possession of counterfeit goods.

The suspects are expected to make a court appearance in the Blue Down Magistrates’ Court on the mentioned charge.

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